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Adults (18-65), Geriatrics (65+)
Adults (18-65), Geriatrics (65+)
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
West Pavilion, 2nd Floor
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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Cha YM, Maxwell LG, Lustig R, Kurtz GA, Bailey C, Galvez JA: Palliative radiation therapy for 14 month old with a compromised airway: first, do no harm Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Annual Meeting, Paradise Island, Bahamas : 2020.
AS Grewal, Y. Li, SK Grewal, R. Bagatell, N. Balamuth, RB Womer, G. Kurtz, CE Hill-Kayser: Role of metastatic site irradiation in pediatric patients with metastatic Ewing Sarcoma Journal of Pediatric Hematology Oncology : 2020.
Miccio JA, Barsky A, Gao S, Verma V, Noticewala S, Jairam V, Johnson S, Yu J, Hansen J, Aneja S, An Y, Decker R, Omay S, Li J, Kurtz G, Alonso-Basanta M, Lee J, Chiang V, Park H: Multi-Institutional Retrospective Review of Stereotactic Radiosurgery for Brain Metastasis in Patients with Small Cell Lung Cancer Without Prior Brain-Directed Radiotherapy Journal of Radiosurgery & SBRT : 2020.
Hill-Kayser CE, Tochner Z, Li Y, Kurtz G, Lustig RA, James P, Balamuth N, Womer R, Mattei P, Grupp S, Mosse YP, Maris JM, Bagatell R.: Outcomes After Proton Therapy for Treatment of Pediatric High-Risk Neuroblastoma.
PMID: 30738983 Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys.
104 (2): 401-408,2019.
LaRiviere MJ, Avery RA, Dolan JG, Adamson PC, Zarnow DM, Xie Y, Avery SM, Kurtz GA, Hill-Kayser CE, Lustig RA, Lukens JN.: Emergent radiation for leukemic optic nerve infiltration in a child receiving intrathecal methotrexate.
PMID: 30978466 Pract Radiat Oncol. 2019 Apr 9 : Epub ahead of print,2019.
W. Tristram Arscott, Christina Cope, Leslie Kersun, Anne Reilly, Jill Ginsberg, Wendy Hobbie, Goldie Kurtz, Christine Hill-Kayser: Proton Therapy for Management of Pediatric Hodgkin Lymphoma Involving the Mediastinum: Evaluation of Toxicity and Evolution of Therapy Over 7 Years of Experience ASTRO Poster Presentation 60th Annual Meeting : 2018.
Vogel J, Both S, Kirk M, Chao HH, Bagatell R, Li Y, Womer R, Balamuth N, Reilly A, Kurtz G, Lustig R, Tochner T, Hill-Kayser C.: Proton Therapy for Pediatric Head and Neck Malignancies Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 65 (2): 2018.
Ojerholm E, Anderson N, Patel K, Wang P, Lustig R, Alonso-Basanta M, Kurtz G, Jones J.: Impact of Image Guidance During Whole-Brain Radiotherapy. Practical Radiation Oncology 6 (6): e345-e351,2016.
Goldie Kurtz, Michelle Alonso-Basanta, Robert Lustig: Radiotherapy for Gliomas (Chapter) Gliomas: Aspectos Clinicos y Quirurgicos (Book) : 2016.
Chowdhury IH, Ojerholm E, McMillan MT, Miller D, Kolker JD, Kurtz G, Dorsey JF, Nagda SN, Geiger GA, Brem S, O'Rourke D, Zager EL, Gangadhar T, Schuchter L, Lee JYK, Alonso-Basanta M.: Novel Risk Scores for Survival and Intracranial Failure in Patients Treated with Radiosurgery Alone to Melanoma Brain Metastases. Radiation Oncology 10 (1): 248-257,2015.
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